Tag Archives: Holidays

As we enjoy this Labor Day (a manufactured holiday [See the pun there? Manufactured?] championed by the labor leader of the illustrious CLU in New York State, date: 1882, to assure his re-election by rewarding his populace with an unpaid work day) let us take a moment to renew our faith in the labor force […]

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  • William Kendall - Ah, Labour Day. For kids, it was always the last gasp of freedom you had before being dragged back to school for another year.

    Like a condemned man’s last glance at free air.ReplyCancel

    • A Pleasant House - “Like a condemned man’s last glance at free air”, so well put William. Are you a writer or something? Have a lazy weekend my friend.ReplyCancel

  • shelly - Very perdy!ReplyCancel

    • A Pleasant House - Thank you Ms. Shelly. They are like a happy face every time I see them. Have a great holiday and I’ll be tuning into your site next week!ReplyCancel

  • Cathy - My laugh of the day, dear girl. You are endlessly entertaining and funny. Enjoy laboring on your labor day.ReplyCancel

    • A Pleasant House - Thanks my darlin’. Have a great long restful painless oiled joints and youthful muscle kinda weekend. See you (on line) next week!ReplyCancel

  • Sue - It’s no labor to read your blog cuz I love it. Happy Labor Day.ReplyCancel

  • Krisztina Williams - On base here it’s another weekend where we absolutely must grill and drink beer. I may swing by Gettysburg or DC with the munchkins. Have fun at the beach!ReplyCancel

    • A Pleasant House - I LOVE both of your possible destinations! And you live on a base. Did I know that? (Brain Freeze). I hope you have a wonderful weekend Krisztina. I so enjoy reading your blog. Will be visiting this week upon my return!ReplyCancel

     Tomorrow is the big night!     The pumpkins have been carved, the candy bought, and I will dress in age-old orange and black vertical striped stockings with witchy heels, all in black, with my spiderweb hat and a cackle that could crack glass!     My husband will say he’s staying inside, but will […]

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     I love this time of the year- cooler weather, vivid colors, comfort food, and really good candy.     I also bring out my ‘All Hallows Eve’ collections (the ghosts and goblins and witches and spooky dolls).     These little friends of mine (though they’re not that little at almost three feet top-to-toe) are […]

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